CCIS’s pre-arrival services assist you with making a smooth transition to your new life in Canada. From the moment you choose Alberta as your destination, we will be here to guide you, offering a personalized touch to meet your unique needs.

Our personalized industry-based career counseling sessions and job search assistance will help you understand the Canadian job market and find employment that matches your skills and experience. Our engaging one-on-one orientation sessions will help you learn about life in different cities in Alberta, including Canadian culture, housing, healthcare and education, and prepare you for the challenges of settling in a new country. By the time you arrive in Alberta, you’ll be feeling equipped, empowered and excited to start your new life.

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As the largest immigrant serving agency in western Canada, the team at CCIS has done an incredible job over the last 30+ years supporting immigrants and refugees with their settlement, training, and integration needs. They set the standard for service levels in the immigrant serving sector. No one does it better.

Employer Industry Partner

CCIS is a place every immigrant should endeavour to go. Very helpful. Always going above and beyond. Truly the best in this field. They treat every case/client uniquely. I'm so glad for all the help I and my friends received. We were able to settle in as quickly as we did because of CCIS. Thank you!

Samuel Obadero Client

This organisation is a backbone to new immigrants always there to help guide and settle in this new society. I highly appreciate their work.

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Sehrish Aziz

Great organization staffed with great people doing important work. We take great pride in our partnership with CCIS, and we're proud to be a part of their housing solutions. Keep up the excellent work!

Mainstreet Equity Corp Partner


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We acknowledge all donors who contribute so generously to CCIS. Your contribution honours the courage and resiliency of Alberta’s newest residents.

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